Carlton-Browne of the F.O.

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| Film | | UK | B&W | Comedy | 1h 28min |
Stars: Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi

When valuable mineral deposits are found in a small British colony, the diplomat sent to cement relations does quite the reverse

It’s the ROAR to end WAR.

Reviews (1)

Hit-or-miss farcical comedy several rungs below the Ealing style, with all concerned in poor form. (Halliwell’s)

Cast (23)

British actor Terry-Thomas holds a cheroot while on the telephone
Cadogan de Vere Carlton-Browne
Peter Sellers
Señor Amphibulos – the prime minister
Luciana Paluzzi
Her Serene Highness Princess Ilyena
Ian Bannen
Young King Loris
Thorley Walters
Colonel Bellingham of the Bays
Raymond Huntley
Foreign Secretary Tufton Slade
Miles Malleson
Resident Advisor Davidson
John Le Mesurier
Grand Duke Alexis
Marie Lohr
Lady Carlton-Browne
Kynaston Reeves
Sir Arthur Carlton-Browne
Ronald Adam
Sir John Farthing
John Van Eyssen
Nicholas Parsons
Publicity photo featuring British actress Irene Handl
Mrs Carter
Harry Locke
Basil Dignam
Security Officer
Sam Kydd
Robert Bruce
Major in Commandos
John Glyn-Jones
Newsreel Interviewer
Marianne Stone
Woman in Cinema
Katherine Keeton
Sexy dancer
Margaret Lacey
Robert S Young
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Roy Boulting
Jeffrey Dell


John Boulting
Roy Boulting


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Production company

Charter Film Productions

Also known as

Man in a Cocked Hat (USA)